Sex, Love, and Intimacy in the Time of COVID-19 – A Conversation with Stacey Diane A. Litam

Sex, Love, and Intimacy in the Time of COVID-19 – A Conversation with Stacey Diane A. Litam

Episode

About this Episode:

Dr. Megan Speciale and Dr. Stacey Litam engage in a frank and honest discussion about how the coronavirus pandemic, social distancing, and shelter-in-place policies are impacting a less-talked about part of our lives: love, sex, and intimacy. The conversation explores some of the growing intimacy challenges people are facing with respect to health and safety fears, partner burnout, isolation, financial worries, and childcare responsibilities. Tune in for strategies to get through quarantine with a renewed sense of self-love and a deeper understanding of your sexual and intimate needs.

Presenter

About Stacey:

Stacey Diane A. Litam (she, her, hers), Ph.D., LPCC (OH), CCMHC, is an Assistant Professor of Counselor Education at Cleveland State University. Dr. Litam is a researcher, counselor educator, and social justice advocate on topics related to human sexuality, sex trafficking, and the phenomenological experiences of individuals who have intersecting marginalized identities. As a scholar, Litam’s research has been published in prestigious journals such as The Professional Counselor, Journal of Sexual Aggression, and Journal of Child Sexual Abuse. She has facilitated over 70 refereed presentations at the national, regional, and state levels and actively contributes to peer-reviewed publications in journals, books, and edited volumes. Her professional interests encompass human sexuality, human trafficking, decolonizing the model minority stereotype, and the influence of internalized racism and intra-ethnic othering on Asian American identity development.

Email Stacey at s.litam@csuohio.edu

Links and References

Links & Resources:

UCLA Marriage Enrichment Project—Movie List

https://www.futureswithoutviolence.org/get-updates-information-covid-19/

Citation

APA Citation for this Episode:

Speciale, M. (Producer). (2020, April 7). EP165: Sex, Love, and Intimacy in the Time of COVID-19 – A Conversation with Stacey Diane A. Litam [Audio Podcast]. The Thoughtful Counselor. Retrieved from https://wp.me/p7R6fn-XfQ.

Thanks

Thanks to the Following:

Photo by Efe Kurnaz on Unsplash

Ending the HIV Epidemic: Why Mental Health Matters

Navigating Middle Childhood and Adolescent Development with Empathy

Belief in a Just World and Working in Urban Communities

Looking for training? Here are a few suggestions:

 HCR-20-V3 Overview / 3 CEs
Kevin Douglas, PhD, LLB

HCR-20-V3 Overview

Available On Demand
$200
 HCR-20-V3 Overview / 3 CEs
Kevin Douglas, PhD, LLB

HCR-20-V3 Overview

Available On Demand
$200
 Foundations in Digital Therapy / 15 CEs
C. Barr Taylor, MD

Foundations in Digital Therapy

Available On Demand
$450
 Foundations in Digital Therapy / 15 CEs
C. Barr Taylor, MD

Foundations in Digital Therapy

Available On Demand
$450
 Multi-Level Guidelines Version 2 (MLG-V2) / 15 CEs
Stephen D. Hart, PhD

Multi-Level Guidelines Version 2 (MLG-V2)

Available On Demand
$450
 Multi-Level Guidelines Version 2 (MLG-V2) / 15 CEs
Stephen D. Hart, PhD

Multi-Level Guidelines Version 2 (MLG-V2)

Available On Demand
$450